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The Charlotte Area Science Network is a collaboration of leaders in the science community working together to foster community, education, and industry partnerships to promote science for life in the Charlotte area. This site is currently undergoing a major overhaul, please don’t mind our dust.
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Who is Dr. Lee Kindberg: Lee Kindberg is Head of Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability for Maersk Line in North America. She currently serves on the Marine Board of the US National Academies of Science. She served on the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Air Act Advisory Committee and Mobile Source Technical Review Subcommittee, and […]
The North Carolina Science Festival, produced by Morehead Planetarium and Science Center and presented by Biogen, is expanding its annual timeframe to span the month of April, starting in 2018.
What is STEM? It’s the acronym for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. But while kindergarten through 12th grade education usually focuses on science or mathematics in isolation, all four of these disciplines are closely intertwined in the real world. Imagine if K-12 students were taught in ways that highlighted these connections, making their education more relevant to their lives and opening doors to new and exciting careers. Watch this video and tell us what you think!